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Jazz in the sixties

the expansion of musical resources and techniques

by Michael J. Budds

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Published by University of Iowa Press in Iowa City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism,
  • Jazz -- 1961-1970 -- Analysis, appreciation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-179) and index.

    StatementMichael J. Budds.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3506 .B8 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2199842M
    ISBN 100877452814
    LC Control Number89020669

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    We wanted, ultimately, to abolish the constricting forces of guilt and shame themselves. This benefited the local scene as the often erratic availability of American records had meant that, unlike the rest of Europe, British jazz aficionados had long been unfamiliar with the most recent jazz developments in the music's country of origin. We wanted to take an unfettered pride and joy in our bodies. Most of my closest friends, however, are music people who tend to scoff at my pedestrian taste in tunes though if they can't see the genius of Phil Collins, that's their fault. Instead those who objected to it did so more because they deemed it "riotous" or unnerving.

    It was, again as Marcuse described it, a "revolution of unrepression. He had never been recorded. While businesses, including the record industry, were failing, dance halls were packed with people dancing the jitterbug to the music of big bands, which would come to be called swing music. At the age of twenty-one, Feather made his first visit to the United States, and after working in the UK and the US as a record producer finally settled in New York City inwhere he lived until moving to Los Angeles in


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